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Posted: October 7, 2013

Court of Appeals Arguments of Interest for the Week of October 7, 2013

Upcoming arguments in the Court of Appeals that may be of interest to Commercial Division practitioners include:

  • Docket No. 179: Eujoy Realty Corp. v. Van Wagner Communications, LLC (to be argued Tuesday, October 8, 2013) (examining the terms relating to the termination of a lease). See the First Department decision here;
  • Docket No. 180: Expedia, Inc. v The City of New York Department of Finance (to be argued Wednesday, October 9, 2013) (examining “the constitutionality of a 2009 amendment that extended the City’s hotel room occupancy tax to include service or booking fees the plaintiffs charge for hotel reservations”). See the First Department decision here;
  • Docket No. 238: Nash v The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (To be argued Wednesday, October 9, 2013) (examining the collateral estoppel effect of the reversal of a judgment in favor of a related party in a multi-party litigation). See the First Department decision here.
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